Education and diplomas Morocco

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Common diplomas of Morocco

View the Dutch comparison of the most common diplomas from Morocco, the duration of schooling, the type of education and the purpose of these diplomas.

Attestation du Baccalauréat

  • Dutch comparison: at least HAVO diploma (NLQF* 4/EQF** 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 3 years.
  • Type of education: secondary general education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education and to secondary vocational education.

Attestation du Baccalauréat (with vocational component)

  • Dutch comparison: HAVO diploma with vocational subjects (NLQF 4/EQF 4).
  • Duration of schooling: 3 years.
  • Type of education: secondary general education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher education and to secondary vocational education.

Diplôme de Technicien

  • Dutch comparison: MBO qualification level 3 or 4 diploma (NLQF 3-4/EQF 3-4).
  • Duration of schooling: 2 years.
  • Type of education: secondary vocational education.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to higher professional education.

Diplôme de Technicien Spécialisé/Brevet de Technicien Supérieur

  • Dutch comparison: 1 to 2 years HBO (NLQF 5/EQF 5).
  • Duration of schooling: 2 to 4 years.
  • Type of education: higher professional education.

Diplôme Universitaire de Technologie (DUT)

  • Dutch comparison: at least 2 years HBO (NLQF 5/EQF 5).
  • Duration of schooling: 2 years.
  • Type of education: higher professional education.

Diplôme d’Ingénieur d’Application

  • Dutch comparison: HBO Bachelor’s degree (NLQF 6/EQF 6).
  • Duration of schooling: 4 years.
  • Type of education: higher professional degree.

Licence

  • Dutch comparison: 1 year WO (NLQF 6/EQF 6).
  • Duration of schooling: 3 years.
  • Type of education: research based.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to university masters.

Master

  • Dutch comparison: HBO or WO bachelor’s degree (NLQF 6-7/EQF 6-7).
  • Duration of schooling: 2 years.
  • Type of education: research based.
  • Purpose of diploma: access to doctorate programmes.

* NLQF = Dutch Qualifications Framework
** EQF = European Qualifications Framework

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Subject-based immersion study visit to Birmingham

1 December 2019 10 a.m. - 6 December 2019 6 p.m.
Birmingham
On this study visit you will experience subject-based immersion in an English school. You will also attend the prestigious SSAT National Conference in Birmingham.